Ghana recorded a government budget deficit of 1082.44 GHS Million in March of 2018. Government Budget Value in Ghana averaged -828.62 GHS Million from 2012 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 2060.06 GHS Million in January of 2013 and a record low of -2764.37 GHS Million in January of 2017.

Government Budget Value in Ghana is expected to be -744.27 GHS Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Government Budget Value in Ghana to stand at -744.28 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Ghana Government Budget Value is projected to trend around -777.00 GHS Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Ghana Government Budget Value
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Ghana Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Government Debt to GDP 70.50 73.40 111.90 26.20 percent [+]
Government Budget -4.50 -8.70 -0.40 -24.20 percent of GDP [+]
Government Revenues 3123.81 3268.48 5145.74 1036.69 GHS Million [+]
Military Expenditure 185.80 161.75 271.56 9.37 USD Million [+]
Government Spending 7678.78 11970.91 16822.74 7678.78 GHS Million [+]
Government Budget Value -1082.44 640.08 2060.06 -2764.37 GHS Million [+]
Credit Rating 31.25 [+]
Fiscal Expenditure 3882.40 4008.57 8421.46 836.07 GHS Million [+]

Ghana Government Budget Value

The government budget balance is the difference between government revenues and expenses. The budget is balanced when outlays equal to receipts, the country reports budget surplus when revenues are higher than expenses and deficit when expenses exceed the revenues. This page provides the latest reported value for - Ghana Government Budget Value - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Ghana Government Budget Value - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on January of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-1082.44 640.08 2060.06 -2764.37 2012 - 2018 GHS Million Monthly

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